Immigration Issues Facing Alberta Employers

Edmonton, Alberta

Event Time and Date

  • Edmonton Immigration Issues Facing Alberta Employers
    February 26, 2019
    7:45 am - 12:00 pm

Location

Venue: Aspen Conference Centre

Address:

200, 10104 – 103rd Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5J 0H8


Tickets

Details Price Qty
Regular Feeshow details + $204.75 (CAD)*  
Regular Fee - GST Exemptshow details + $195.00 (CAD)  

* price includes taxes


Details

The rules for recruiting and using foreign workers in Alberta have changed dramatically. This half-day workshop for employers and HR professionals explores a range of corporate immigration issues – from business visitors to the International Mobility Program, to Labour Market Impact Assessments and employer compliance.

ON THE AGENDA

Strategies for Getting People into Canada

Identify quick and cost-effective immigration solutions for your organization.

  • Commonly used business visitor categories
  • Key questions to ask when determining the best way to bring employees into Canada
  • The Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) and work permit processes
  • How to secure a work permit without going through an LMIA

Temporary Foreign Workers and Employer Compliance

Ensure your business is compliant with federal and provincial immigration rules.

  • Federal compliance rules for employers of foreign workers
  • Provincial compliance rules as they pertain to employers of foreign workers in Alberta
  • Tips for proactively meeting compliance rules

Interactive Scenario Workshop

Review and address scenarios that commonly arise for employers in relation to foreign worker use.

  • Common immigration scenarios employers and human resources professionals may face
  • Practical tools for approaching immigration issues
  • Interactive questions and answers

SPEAKERS:

Scott Bell

Reis Pagtakhan

EVENT DETAILS

  • Registration and Breakfast: 7:45 a.m. | Seminar: 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Qualifies for 3.5 CPHR CPD hours
  • Registration closes: February 14, 2019
  • Cancel before February 19 for a full refund. Contact labourlaw@mltaikins.com to inquire about a refund.
  • Space is limited. Only employers or their representatives are eligible to attend. We reserve the right to decline registrants.

This workshop is also being held in Calgary on Wednesday, February, 27.

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